The Roswell Rotary Club and the city of Roswell have partnered again this year for the 9-11 tribute ceremony, Monday, September 11 at Roswell Area Park near the lake. The public is encouraged to attend to honor those that lost their lives on September 11, 2001 in the terrorist attack.
The event is from 8:30 a.m. to approximately 9:30. This year’s guest speaker is Retired Brigadier General Lawrence Dudney, Jr. Brigadier General Dudney was a Commander in the Georgia Army National Guard. He was working at the Pentagon when it was struck by an aircraft on September 11, 2001. He spent hours evacuating the wounded and helping occupants to safety. His awards
include the Bronze Star and Purple Heart.
Moby Carney, local retired radio personality, will be the master of ceremonies. The event will also feature Mayor Jere Wood, Fire Chief Ricky Burnett, Police Chief Rusty Grant, the Roswell Fire and Police Honor Guard, the First Baptist Church of Roswell choir, Judge Brian Hansford, Reverend Kevin Head, and the Highland Cathedral bagpipe.